primary elections

A new report says Republicans have an edge in Arizona’s 2016 U.S. Senate race. But the state’s five-term incumbent John McCain still faces challenges from Democrats as well as from within his own party. Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports.

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Republicans may try to block independents from voting in future party primaries after they may have affected the outcome of some close races this year. Arizona Public Radio’s Howard Fischer reports.

Ryan Heinsius

Last night, Flagstaff hosted its first-ever gubernatorial forum on the campus of Northern Arizona University. As Arizona Public Radio’s Ryan Heinsius reports, seven candidates for the state’s highest office fielded a variety of questions collected from an online Gallup poll.

No Real Surprises in AZ Primary Elections

Aug 29, 2012

After Tuesday's primaries, a lot of the losing campaigns across Arizona are packing up their headquarters.

Low Voter Turnout on Primary Day

Aug 28, 2012

It's been slow going at polling places across Coconino County for today's Democratic and Republican primaries.

Open Primary Initiative May be Short of Signatures

Aug 22, 2012

The initiative would have all candidates from all parties run in a single primary, with the top two surviving to the general election.